March 31, 2021

Does UVC light kill coronavirus?

Yes UVC light can kill coronavirus, however there are many types of UVC products and not all are effective. Find out more...

March 24, 2021

Is UVC disinfection safe?

Yes, provided that the correct precautions are taken and that staff are trained in operating the UVC disinfection equipment. Read more...

March 5, 2021

How does UVC disinfection work?

UVC light is a form of ultraviolet light with properties that make it useful for disinfection. Find out more...

March 5, 2021

What is UVC light?

UVC light is a type of ultraviolet (or UV) light. Most of the UV light we experience is from the sun, and it is invisible to human eyes. Find out more...

March 1, 2021

How to train your staff to use THOR UVC®

Photo showing the view that users will see during a demo

THOR UVC® is designed to be easy for your staff to operate. In fact, your team can learn how to use it in less than an hour. This is the process

March 3, 2021

Purchasing a UVC disinfection product? These are the most important criteria to consider.

When evaluating a UVC disinfection product, it’s essential to understand that a successful UVC treatment cycle depends on three key factors...

March 3, 2021

Why speed should not be a deciding factor when purchasing a UVC disinfection product

The speed of the disinfection process itself, while important, should never be a deciding factor when you are purchasing a UVC product. Find out why...

December 2, 2020

Is UVC disinfection safe?

THOR UVC emergency stop button

Many businesses and healthcare facilities are turning to UVC for disinfection against COVID-19. This is leading some to ask how safe UVC really is.

November 25, 2020

Why offices, hotels and restaurants are using UVC to kill COVID-19


COVID-19 has presented offices, hotels, restaurants and other commercial premises with a significant disinfection challenge. Many offices, hotels and restaurants are now using UVC. 

November 17, 2020

Why cleaning surfaces is not enough to kill COVID-19

COVID-19 virus

Deep, manual surface cleaning is how the majority of facilities are disinfecting against COVID-19. It is effective up to a point - but it has drawbacks.

October 22, 2020

What is UVC disinfection, and how can it kill COVID-19 in your workplace?

Any business that maintains physical facilities for their staff or customers is facing an unprecedented challenge. Thorough, regular disinfecting to ensure the removal of COVID-19 from the space is critical to protecting the health of staff and customers, and to restoring their confidence in returning. 

November 3, 2020

How UVC disinfection can reduce the risk of HCAIs in your healthcare facility

Healthcare-associated infections (HCAIs) affect an estimated 300,000 patients per year in England alone - and cost the NHS an average of £1 billion each year. Preventing patient infection from this ever-growing variety of mutating pathogens has always been a key priority for healthcare providers. 

March 5, 2021

As the eat out to help out scheme sees people flooding back to restaurants, it is crucial to ensure that your restaurant is safe for both the diners and your staff


THOR UVC® is proven to kill COVID-19 amongst many other bacteria and viruses to ensure a clean, safe environment.

October 14, 2020

How long does coronavirus live on different surfaces?


Coronavirus RNA was found on a cruise ship 17 days after passengers left. What are the risks of handling packages and groceries? UV disinfection is a fast, powerful and cost-effective solution that kills more pathogens reducing the risk of infections, leading to a cleaner and safer environment.

October 20, 2020

HYPERION® is a UV decontamination cabinet that can be utilised in a broad range of healthcare settings, including Medical Equipment Libraries, Hospital wards and Central Decontamination Units.


An Independent Monitoring System (IMS) offers full traceability for each decontamination cycle. All data is printed out in hard copy and archived to an SD card or network connected device.


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